Pediatricians are not your child’s only ally when it comes to making the most of their well-child visit. As a parent there are many things you can do to make the most of your time. Use this checklist before your child’s next checkup. Continue reading
Unless your baby is feeling sick, you may not think it is important for them to see their pediatrician. But as a parent, you can prevent issues from occurring in the first place. One of the best ways to ensure that you protect your baby from illness is to visit your pediatrician for routine wellness checkups. Continue reading
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month — a time to raise awareness of breast cancer prevention and the value of early screening and detection. Breast cancer is a common fear among women, and knowledge is the best weapon against fear. Continue reading
Flu season is here, and it is important to take care of your health. The flu vaccine is one of the best ways to help protect you against flu viruses. Getting an annual flu vaccine is the first and best way to protect yourself and your family from the flu. Flu vaccination can reduce flu illnesses, doctors’ visits and missed work and school due to flu.
From the moment you find out you are expecting you are tossed into a frenzy of how to tell family and friends, nesting by prepping the nursery and making dozens of trips to baby store to make sure you are well-equipped for your baby’s arrival. It is also important to stay on top of you and your baby’s health as they are growing and developing. The more you know, the healthier you both can be. Here are some steps to help: Continue reading